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  COST OF LIVING OVERVIEW
  

Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Colorado Springs, Colorado is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Colorado Springs, Colorado is more expensive.

Overall, Colorado Springs, Colorado cost of living is 100.90.

  COST OF LIVINGColorado Springs, ColoradoUnited States
  Overall  101100
  Grocery  94.1100
  Health  102100
  Housing  112100
  Utilities  94100
  Transportation  91100
  Miscellaneous  98100
  COST OF LIVING COMMENTS
  
re: Colorado Springs advice for those looking to m
Comparing dc to Colorado Springs is like comparing apples to rocket ships. I have lived in both, and can say that the defense industry has a presence in co springs, a... (read more)
Colorado Springs advice for those looking to move
The up front, bottom line, don't. I bought into the idea 3 years ago that Colorado Springs would be a good place for military veterans with a security clearance and an... (read more)
re: Setting the story straight... - 6/12/2007
Wow, that really set the story straight. First of all, it doesn't take a rocket scientist to figure out that you need to do some research before moving anywhere. CS is a... (read more)
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
Colorado Springs has a stultifying cultural scene
CS is in a very beautiful natural setting but the lack of any progressive vision here has created a small and alienating downtown, a decaying historical section, and... (read more)
Living at altitude
As a life long resident of Colorado Springs I can't think of a better place to live if you enjoy outdoor activities including skiing, camping, hiking, hunting, biking,... (read more)
Could Be Better
This city has had significant growth during the last 14 years. Urban sprawl is everyhwere. Crime is on the increase. City severely lacking in mass transportation. Not... (read more)
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